The story of stuff….

It seems to me sometimes that we don't own our stuff, rather our stuff owns us.... We accumulate so much stuff, it gets in the way and sometimes causes arguments. We hold on to stuff for sentimental value but it is stuffed away hidden in a cardboard box in a dark rarely entered room....

Encyclopedia Mythica

Encyclopedia Mythica Please enter the award-winning internet encyclopedia of mythology, folklore, and religion. Here you will find everything from A-gskw to Zveda Vechanyaya, with plenty in between.


BASIC on the Web... Back in the day (80's & 90's) every computer came with the BASIC programming language. Nothing like what we have today but I had fun with it. I just found this on the web so anyone with a nostalgia for BASIC can play with it again.  So if you can't waste … Continue reading Quiet BASIC


Luxvera | coming soon (January 2014) The LUXVERA™ proprietary platform offers you a broad range of exceptional courses—from humanities and philosophy to ministry and technology—of the highest quality and interactivity, including content provided by Regent University’s award-winning faculty and other partners. The introductory courses allow you and other participants to pursue personal and professional development, with … Continue reading Luxvera

Resources for Spiritual Journeys….

Resources for Spiritual Journeys.... This multifaith and interspiritual website, founded byFrederic and Mary Ann Brussat, is devoted to resources for spiritual journeys. The site's name reflects a basic understanding: spirituality and practice are the two places where all the world's religions and spiritual paths come together.

Slim Secrets….

Secrets of the Naturally Slim.... Here are some sensible and practical ideas to help keep the pounds down. Being aware of what you eat, being active, and sleep are just some of the ideas presented. The article was written for women but it seems to me it would work just as well for men.... Turns … Continue reading Slim Secrets….

My Jihad

My Jihad MyJihad is a public education campaign that seeks to share the proper meaning of Jihad as believed and practiced by the majority of Muslims. Jihad is a central tenet of the Islamic creed which means “struggling in the way of God“. The way of God, being goodness, justice, passion, compassion, etc (not forcible conversion as wrongly claimed by some).

The Culture That Gave Birth to the Personal Computer

The Culture That Gave Birth to the Personal Computer The idea of a personal computer, one that ordinary individuals could own and operate and keep in their homes, was envisioned in 1945 by Vannevar Bush. After building his Differential Analyzer at MIT and helping to create the military-industrial-academic triangle, he wrote an essay for the July 1945 … Continue reading The Culture That Gave Birth to the Personal Computer

Taking Up Serpents

Taking Up Serpents I'm visiting my daughter and parents for Christmas. I'm at my daughter's house now and just finished watching a youTube video about snake handling churches. (I know it's an odd thing to do on Christmas Eve, but anyway)  It's pretty amazing to see. I know people can do a lot of things … Continue reading Taking Up Serpents

Why an Incarnation ?

Why an Incarnation ? For Christians, the incarnation of some aspect of God’s divinity in the person of Jesus of Nazareth has always been of utmost importance. The implications of this incarnation affect nearly every other aspect of Christian doctrine, not least the meaning of Jesus’ death on the cross